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Hacker Public Radio is a podcast that releases shows every weekday Monday through Friday. Our shows are produced by the community and can be on any topic that is "of interest to hackers".

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Mar 24, 2017 Dave Morriss
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Summary: HPR is a wonderful yet fragile project completely dependent on a steady flow of shows from hosts Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2255 The Good Ship HPR Hacker Public Radio What is it? The podcast called Hacker Public Radio (HPR) is an amazing phenomenon. It has been providing an episode a day every weekday for years, and these episodes originate from the community. I heard someone refer to HPR as “ Crowd Sourced ” which seemed like a good way of describing things....
Topics: HPR, community, contribution, podcast
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Mar 23, 2017 Steve Saner
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Summary: Steve talks about the hobby of model rocketry including some of the advanced aspects of the hobby. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2254 Introduction to Model Rocketry In this episode I introduce the hobby of model rocketry. I specifically highlight some of the advanced elements of the hobby to show how model rocketry goes from being a fun activity for kids to a serious hobby enjoyed by many adults. Outline History of model rocketry. Early amateur experimentation with...
Topics: hobbies, rockets, models, rocketry
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Mar 22, 2017 @einebiene
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Summary: Cutting and using a stencil made of thick foil Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2253 To make a stencil you need a motif thick foil/cardboard/metal sheet sharp knife/scalpel To use a stencil: stencil tape paint sponge/spray can a surface to put it on Find a motif or make your own Copy/print motif on thick foil Cut out the black parts carefully Tape stencil to surface Apply paint with sponge Carefully take off stencil Tadaaaaaaa
Topics: stencil, diy
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Mar 21, 2017 Various Hosts
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Summary: Hacker Public Radio new years eve show episode 6 Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2252 HPR new years eve show episode 6 yet more about SBCs spoken languages programming languages open source creative podcast http://monsterjavaguns.com/podcast/ synaptic driver http://search.code4sale.com some enlightenment love Blender love will the ubuntu phone die in 2017? can we trust Google programming on ubuntu touch with lazarus http://www.lazarus-ide.org gpd win...
Topic: new years eve show
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Mar 20, 2017 Various Hosts
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Summary: Hacker Public Radio new years eve show episode 5 Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2251 HPR new years eve show episode 5 coffee and tea screw fifty's ISP home networking SBCs: Vocore2 http://vocore.io Blackswift http://www.black-swift.com Banana pi http://www.banana-pi.org Pine 64 https://www.pine64.org crowd funding fun Linux Fests goggle police stories More crowd funding and SBCs
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Mar 17, 2017 Various Hosts
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Summary: Hacker Public Radio new years eve show episode 4 Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2250 HPR new years eve show episode 4 pine 64 laptop https://www.pine64.org/?page_id=3707 x86 vs arm arm devices as a home NAS device retropie (the gateway into SBCs) https://retropie.org.uk how / should we consume our video content Jonathan Nadeau's book https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/vision-inspirational#/ New years traditions 3D printing fun Car talk Fireworks and Disney Exploring...
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Mar 16, 2017 Various Hosts
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Summary: Hacker Public Radio new years eve show episode 3 Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2249 HPR new years eve show episode 3 Carrie Fisher voting / politics heritages Wikipedia for news pizza gate why we love Linux text editors forum fun coffee is great making money with free software free software in the workplace Single board computers
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Mar 15, 2017 Various Hosts
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Summary: Hacker Public Radio new years eve show episode 2 Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2248 HPR new years eve show episode 2 Linux KDE Neon https://neon.kde.org Steamship Virginia V https://www.virginiav.org Arthur foss http://nwseaport.org/historic-fleet/tugboat-arthur-foss/ Tablet computing Ham radio Ham in the oven Booze Fraternities Linux Fests Remembering Matthew Williams Bob Jonkman mentions the Kitchener-Waterloo LinuxFest http://kwlinuxfest.ca fixing audio on a...
Topic: new years eve show
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Mar 14, 2017 Various Hosts
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Summary: Hacker Public Radio new years eve show episode 1 Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2247 HPR new years eve show episode 1 FiftyOneFifty"s home network FiftyOneFifty talks guns Reg A talks about his early days of computing Caganer nativity scenes: Wikipedia entry Stephen Fry speaking about the tradition on QI The US Air Force booze food and cpap machines earliest memories discuss our early days of computing knightwise and mobile computing drw"s early days of...
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Mar 13, 2017 operat0r
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Summary: Ya RSS say something. I talk about my comics only RSS feed Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2246 Comics: https://rmccurdy.com/scripts/comics.rss split out: https://rmccurdy.com/scripts/ reall old sec feed https://rmccurdy.com/scripts/feeds.rss
Topics: RSS, Comics, html, scripting
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Mar 10, 2017 Dave Morriss
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Summary: Looking for the best way to store and manage tags in the HPR database, part 1 Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2245 Managing tags on HPR episodes - 1 Introduction We have been collecting and storing tags for new HPR shows for a while now with the intention of eventually offering a search interface. In addition, a number of contributors, including myself have been adding tags (and summaries), to shows that do not have them, since August 2015. There is still a way to go,...
Topics: HPR, database, schema, tag
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Mar 9, 2017 brian
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Summary: I try my hand at building lineageOS for my device Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2244 i am too ignorant to build for the device that i want. i mention a dev from xda . i am running debian sid... also mention arch and the importance of shownotes. following lineage wiki, i merge the extra commands from a 14.1 device page. install adb fastboot repo with package manager and you can ignore creating ~/bin, chmod command, and PATH update as these tools were installed by your...
Topics: android, lineageos, cyanogenmod, compiling
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Mar 8, 2017 operat0r
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Summary: I ramble on about some of my tips I recorded Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2243 Adblocker Android : https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/block-ads-android-youtube-tubemate-adblock-edge-luck-patcher-mccurdy?trk=mp-reader-card Cat Litter box tips : No need to buy litter bags etc Fall Leaf: Say no to silly paper bags Free stuff : Electronic Dumpster Diving Shaving tips: https://www.truefittandhill.com/products/west-indian-limes-shaving-cream-bowl -rmccurdy.com
Topics: Firefox, adblocker, cat litter, electronic recycling, shaving
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Summary: After the KW Linuxfest, Bob Jonkman and Colin Mills sat down and talked for a while. Series: Interviews Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2242 After the KW Linuxfest on Saturday, 28 January 2017, Bob Jonkman and Colin J. Mills (HPR host cjm ) sat down and talked about some of the organizational challenges in running an event, Colin's co-op program at Conestoga College, and anticipating another KW Linuxfest in 2018. KW Linuxfest is at http://kwlinuxfest.ca/ KW Linuxfest...
Topics: Linux, Kitchener-Waterloo
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Mar 6, 2017 HPR Volunteers
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Summary: HPR Volunteers talk about shows released and comments posted in February 2017 Series: HPR Community News Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2241 New hosts There were no new hosts this month. Last Month's Shows Id Day Date Title Host 2218 Wed 2017-02-01 Cool Stuff pt. 5 Curtis Adkins (CPrompt^) 2219 Thu 2017-02-02 The Musings of a Novice Cable TV Cord Cutter Reg A 2220 Fri 2017-02-03 Taking apart a tablet laindir 2221 Mon 2017-02-06 HPR Community News for January 2017 HPR...
Topic: Community News
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Mar 3, 2017 Various Hosts
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Summary: HPR community hams get together to talk about ham radio Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2240 HPR Amateur Radio Round Table 2017-01-27, 0300 UTC Participants: cmhobbs KD5RYO Jon KT4KB Steve KD0IJP Michael DL4MGM Tyrel KG5RHT After a short introduction of the hosts, we start discussing the question that came up on the mailinglist: How do you get started at all? How do you get the license to participate in amateur radio? Probably the amateur radio organisation in your...
Topics: amateur radio, ham
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Mar 2, 2017 Jezra
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Summary: jezra goes talks about his process for making jerky, while making jerky Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2239 Slice meat thin and against the grain Season the meat Dehydrate the meat enjoy!
Topics: meat, jerky, dehydrator
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Mar 1, 2017 Dave Morriss
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Summary: Looking more deeply into Awk's regular expressions Series: Learning Awk Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2238 Gnu Awk - Part 6 Introduction This is the sixth episode of the “ Learning Awk ” series that b-yeezi and I are doing. Recap of the last episode Regular expressions In the last episode we saw regular expressions in the ‘ pattern ’ part of a ‘ pattern {action} ’ sequence. Such a sequence is called a ‘ RULE ’, (as we have seen in earlier episodes). $1...
Topics: Awk utility, Awk language, gawk, regular expression
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Feb 28, 2017 Curtis Adkins (CPrompt^)
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Summary: Some thoughts on the phrase I couldn't care less. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2237 CPrompt talks about one of his pet-peeves. The phrase "I could care less"
Topics: English, idiom
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Feb 27, 2017 b-yeezi
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Summary: In this episode, I discuss my growing obsession with building a Raspberry Pi data center. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2236 Show Notes In this episode, I discuss my growing obsession with building a Raspberry Pi data center. Items referenced in this episode: Raspberry Pi Ubuntu Server for Raspberry Pi Speedtest-cli usage Send Emails from Raspberry Pi Raspberry Pi Git Server My Workout App Tiny Tiny RSS My CRM App 4-layer Raspberry Pi Rack 7-layer Raspberry Pi Rack...
Topics: Raspberry Pi, server, raspbian
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Feb 24, 2017 Clinton Roy
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Summary: Clinton speaks to three linux.conf.au first timers Series: Interviews Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2235 Clinton speaks to three linux.conf.au first timers for their take on the conference: York, Cat and Neeraj. York The Internet of Houses: Whare Hauora https://linux.conf.au/schedule/presentation/100/ Cat Reusable R for automation, small area estimation and legacy systems https://linux.conf.au/schedule/presentation/44/ Neeraj Open Knowledge Australia miniconf...
Topic: lca2017
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Feb 23, 2017 Clinton Roy
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Summary: Two PyCon Australia organisers talk about PyConAu 2017 Series: Interviews Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2234 Clinton chats with Richard Jones, head of PyCon Australia 2016/17 We talk about PyCon Australia, and microPython. PyCon Australia http://2017.pycon-au.org/ microPython for ESP32 https://linux.conf.au/schedule/presentation/202/
Topic: lca2017
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Feb 22, 2017 Clinton Roy
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Summary: Clinton interviews Hugh Blemmings of the Linux Australia council Series: Interviews Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2233 Clinton speaks with Hugh Blemmings, immediate past President of Linux Australia Linux Australia linux.org.au Linux-Kernel Memory Ordering: Help Arrives At Last! https://linux.conf.au/schedule/presentation/19/ Data Structures and Algorithms in the 21st Century https://linux.conf.au/schedule/presentation/69/ Friday Keynote: Keeping Linux Great...
Topic: lca2017
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Feb 21, 2017 Clinton Roy
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Summary: An interview with speaker and trainer Lilly Ryan Series: Interviews Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2232 Coder Dojo https://coderdojo.com/ https://coderdojobrisbane.com.au/ Non-native English speakers in Open Source communities: A True Story https://linux.conf.au/schedule/presentation/70/ Rage Against the Ghost in the Machine https://linux.conf.au/schedule/presentation/151/ Scientific Hooliganism https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qVYmMtLjcAY Lightning talks (five minute...
Topic: lca2017
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Feb 20, 2017 Clinton Roy
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Summary: Clinton interviews linux.conf.au creator Rusty Russell Series: Interviews Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2231 CCAN https://ccodearchive.net/ linux.conf.au
Topic: lca2017
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Feb 17, 2017 Clinton Roy
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Summary: Clinton interviews speaker and previous linux.conf.au organiser Donna Benjamin Series: Interviews Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2230 Community Leadership Summit X at LCA https://lca2017.linux.org.au/presentation/10/ Handle Conflict, Like a Boss! https://lca2017.linux.org.au/schedule/presentation/37/ Kathy Sierra: Badass: Making Users Awesome I am your user. Why do you hate me? https://lca2017.linux.org.au/schedule/presentation/74/ Material Design https://material.io/...
Topic: lca2017
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Feb 16, 2017 Clinton Roy
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Summary: An interview with the new Linux Australia president Kathy Reid Series: Interviews Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2229 Clinton interviews Kathy Reid, the new president of Linux Australia. linux.conf.au Linux Australia https://linux.org.au/ Linux Australia grants https://linux.org.au/grants Outreachy inclusion program https://www.gnome.org/outreachy/ Python Software Foundation https://www.python.org/psf/
Topic: lca2017
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Feb 15, 2017 Clinton Roy
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Summary: A wide ranging interview with Russell Keith-Magee Series: Interviews Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2228 I interview Russell Keith-Magee at linux.conf.au 2017 in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. linux.conf.au BeeWare http://pybee.org/ Stranger in a strange land: Breaking language monocultures with open source https://linux.conf.au/schedule/presentation/32/ Open Hardware miniconf http://www.openhardwareconf.org/wiki/Main_Page Wootconf...
Topic: lca2017
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Feb 14, 2017 Ken Fallon
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Summary: Ken interviews the projects in the H building and anyone else that wants to talk. Series: Interviews Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2227 Table of Contents Godot Engine Software Freedom Conservancy BBC Open Source WolfSSL GrimoireLab MySQL Kallithea World Privacy and Identity Association (WPIA) XMPP Pulp SHA2017 ManageIQ https://godotengine.org/ Godot is an advanced, feature-packed, multi-platform 2D and 3D open source game engine. Godot provides a huge set of common...
Topics: Godot Engine, SFC, BBC Open Source, WolfSSL, GrimoireLab, MySQL, Kallithea, WPIA, XMPP, Pulp,...
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Feb 13, 2017 Ken Fallon
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Summary: Ken interviews the projects in the AW building Series: Interviews Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2226 Table of Contents coreboot GNU GRUB Olimex Automotive Grade Linux Ham radio CorteXlab OpenEmbedded https://www.coreboot.org/ coreboot is a replacement for your BIOS / UEFI with a strong focus on boot speed, security and flexibility. It is designed to boot your operating system as fast as possible without any compromise to security, with no back doors, and without any...
Topics: FOSDEM 2017, coreboot, GNU GRUB, Olimex, Automotive Grade Linux, Ham radio, CorteXlab, OpenEmbedded
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Feb 10, 2017 Ken Fallon
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Summary: Ken interviews the projects in the K building level 2 at stands 10 to 19 Series: Interviews Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2225 Table of Contents Open Smart Grid Platform Perl Programming Language Coala Linux From Scratch Google Code-in GSoC Ultimaker SOFA MuseScore Matrix.org https://opensmartgridplatform.org/ The Open Smart Grid Platform allows you to monitor and control hardware in the public space. With several (generic) functions ready to use, the main benefits of...
Topics: FOSDEM 2017, Open Smart Grid Platform, Perl Programming Language, Coala, Linux From Scratch, Google...
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Feb 9, 2017 Ken Fallon
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Summary: Ken interviews the projects in the K building level 2 at stands 1 to 9 Series: Interviews Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2224 Table of Contents Mozilla diaspora Apache Software Foundation OW2 Jenkins Tiki XWiki WikiSuite OpenNMS Kolab Turris Omnia https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/ Hi. We're Mozilla, the proudly non-profit champions of the Internet, helping to keep it healthy, open and accessible to all. Listen to the interview with Ludovic Hirlimann Links Wikipedia:...
Topics: FOSDEM 2017, Mozilla, diaspora*, Apache Software Foundation, OW2, Jenkins, Tiki, XWiki, WikiSuite,...
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Feb 8, 2017 Ken Fallon
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Summary: Ken interviews the projects in Group B and C of the the K building level 1 Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2223 Table of Contents ReactOS Haiku Gentoo CoreOS Linux Debian PostgreSQL Nextcloud Bazel Open Build Service OpenQA Free Software Foundation Europe Vikings Tor Project Tails Project Frënn vun der Ënn Nos oignons Xen Project OpenStack oVirt Foreman Gluster ownCloud CAcert secure-u http://www.reactos.org/ ReactOS® is a free open source operating system based on...
Topics: FOSDEM 2017, ReactOS, Haiku, Gentoo, CoreOS, Debian, PostgreSQL, Nextcloud, Bazel, Open Build...
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Feb 7, 2017 Ken Fallon
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Summary: Ken interviews the projects in Group A of the the K building level 1 Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2222 Table of Contents KDE GNOME LibreOffice Kopano CiviCRM GNU Taler pEp foundation FreeBSD Project illumos OpenSUSE CentOS Fedora Project http://www.kde.org/ KDE is an international community that creates Free Software for desktop and portable computing. Among KDE's products are a modern desktop system for Linux and UNIX platforms, and comprehensive office productivity...
Topics: FOSDEM 2017, KDE, GNOME, LibreOffice, Kopano, CiviCRM, GNU Taler, pEp foundation, FreeBSD Project,...
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Feb 6, 2017 HPR Volunteers
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Summary: HPR Volunteers talk about shows released and comments posted in January 2017 Series: HPR Community News Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2221 New hosts Welcome to our new hosts: Reg A , "Hannah, of Terra, of Sol" . Last Month's Shows Id Day Date Title Host 2196 Mon 2017-01-02 HPR Community News for December 2016 HPR Volunteers 2197 Tue 2017-01-03 Why you should not say Free Software Ken Fallon 2198 Wed 2017-01-04 How awesome is Guix and why will it take over...
Topic: Community News
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Feb 3, 2017 laindir
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Summary: In which I fail to discover or correct the problem with my son's tablet Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2220 My son's tablet stopped working a few days ago, so I took it apart to see if I could find the problem. I discuss my kit and give a sound seeing tour of the disassembly.
Topics: repair, electronics, spudger, tablet
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Feb 2, 2017 Reg A
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Summary: My adventures with dealing with my local cable TV provider and my hardware selections. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2219 I've included various websites of the items I discussed in the podcast. One thing I didn't mention in my podcast is that to use Roku streaming applications you go to the Roku store via your Roku device or via a computer browser and set up a Roku account. Once you have an account you have downloading access to the apps. Most of these apps are free...
Topics: cable TV, cable, TV, Roku
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Feb 1, 2017 Curtis Adkins (CPrompt^)
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Summary: CPrompt talks about some more cool stuff for you to enjoy! Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2218 Android App: Opera Mini Need a browser for your phone that does a good job blocking ads? Check this one out! http://www.opera.com/mobile/mini http://www.opera.com/mobile/mini/android Website: CharacterMap A website that allows you to load fonts to get information about glyphs including the unicode. http://bluejamesbond.github.io/CharacterMap/ Music: Gilad Hekselman Probably...
Topics: android, Opera Mini, CharacterMap, font, music, jazz
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Jan 31, 2017 Jezra
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Summary: a bunch of jibber jabber about putting a little computer into a phone Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2217 CHIP computer: https://getchip.com/pages/chip Post about the build: http://jezra.net/post/2017-01-10_phonos.html Now I can get crackin on "How I make beef jerky" :)
Topics: voice input, C.H.I.P., telephone, rotary dial, handset, Blather
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Jan 30, 2017 Christopher M. Hobbs
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Summary: My son and I try to make a contact on an amateur radio satellite Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2216 Working AO-85 with my son! Given all the talk about Amateur Radio on the mailing list, I decided to record a live operation show. In this episode my son and I try to make a contact on AO-85. He eventually loses interest and it's just me yelling into a microphone. We don't manage to make a successful contact but we do pick up the bird. One person toward the end tried to...
Topics: hamradio, ham, radio, amateur, satellites, projects
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Summary: I talk about my experience setting up the Omega2 plus for the first time. Series: Arduino and related devices Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2215 I paid for one Omega2 Plus Kickstarter pledge. Later, as most do, the project offers upgrades. My pack was for one Omega2 plus, an OLED module, and the expansion board. After pledging I then added on another Omega2, a GPS module and a mini expansion board. Review wise, this is a good inexpensive IOT kit for any beginner....
Topics: onion.io, omega2, python, linux, sbc, single board computer, espeak, ogg-vorbis, mc hawking
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Jan 26, 2017 Jon Kulp
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Summary: A quick show about upgrading some of the lights on our vehicles from halogen to LED Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2214 This episode is about the process of upgrading halogen vehicle lights to LED. I did this on my pickup truck for the interior dome light, the brake lights, the third brake light, front and back turn signal lights, the backup lights, and also for the license plate lights. While I'm talking about this process, I also install new LED brake light bulbs on...
Topics: DIY, Automotive, Auto Repair, Car Repair, LED, Lighting
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Jan 25, 2017 brian
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Summary: Basic clay theory Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2213 Before we create ceramics, we will begin with some basic theory.
Topics: clay, pottery, porcelain, ceramic
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Jan 24, 2017 Quvmoh
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Summary: The Cyberpunk history of the Sony Minidisc Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2212 http://minidisc.org/index.php https://wiki.physik.fu-berlin.de/linux-minidisc/doku.php?id=qhimdtransfer https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MiniDisc https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uO4Hw-QREmY
Topics: cyberpunk, minidisc, movies
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Jan 23, 2017 Dave Morriss
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Summary: How I download, manage, listen to and delete podcasts Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2211 My podcast workflow I have been listening to podcasts for many years. I started in 2005, when I bought my first MP3 player. Various podcast downloaders (or podcatchers ) have existed over this time, some of which I have tried. Now I use a script based on Bashpodder , which I have built to meet my needs. I also use a database to hold details of the feeds I subscribe to, what...
Topics: podcast, RSS, Atom, Rockbox, playlist, Bashpodder, PostgreSQL, XSLT
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Jan 20, 2017 m1rr0r5h4d35
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Summary: Reflections on Freedom of Speech Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2210 In this episode, I discuss some of issues that can arise with Freedom of Speech, as well as some of the finer points of what constitutes "censorship".
Topics: Freedom of Speech, Censorship
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Jan 19, 2017 Jon Kulp
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Summary: A quick rundown of how to share your ebook Library on your network using calibre-server Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2209 You can share your Calibre ebook library by running the calibre-server daemon, either from your desktop machine or on a server that is available on your local network. (Or, if you have it set up that way, it can be outward-facing to the wide world.) To share your library from the desktop Calibre application, choose Connect/share from the menu at...
Topics: ebooks, home servers, sharing
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Jan 18, 2017 droops
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Summary: Kayak camping is a really fun (and affordable) way to explore the outdoors and get away. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2208 I talk about my setup for camping out of my kayak and ways to do this for very little money using stuff you already have and getting good cheap gear. Getting out into nature is my favorite thing and I love going where I will not see others for days at a time.
Topics: camping, outdoors, kayak, kayaking, boating
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Jan 17, 2017 Hannah, of Terra, of Sol
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Summary: Neighbourly greetings. We cover the title, podcast recommendations, and well wishes. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2207 NATO phonetic alphabet in block diagram: [ English 26 letter alphabet ] --> [ Phonetic Function Box-machine-phone ] --> [ Output ] A - Alfa B - Bravo C - Charlie D - Delta E - Echo F - Foxtrot G - Golf H - Hotel I - India J - Juliett K - Kilo L - Lima M - Mike N - November O - Oscar P - Papa Q - Quebec R - Romeo S - Sierra T - Tango U -...
Topics: NATO, Phonetic, NatoPhonetic
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Jan 16, 2017 Reg A
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Summary: Current podcasts that I listen to on my Android devices. Series: Podcast recommendations Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2206 Podcasts: SystemAU - Australian Linux Perspective with Music Accidental Tech Podcast - Apple Computers/Programs Android Central Podcast - Android Devices BleedTV Podcast - TV Info Common Sense with Dan Carlin Dan Carlin's Hard Core History - History Lessons Hacker Public Radio Jalen & Jacoby - ESPN Sports Guys Last Men on Earth - 2 Dudes...
Topics: feed, podcast
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Jan 13, 2017 operat0r
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Summary: Quick Tips Roomba Cleaning and Silicone Packet reuse Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2205 First bit is about Roomba and keeping them clean and happy! 2nd bit is about reusing Silicone Packets by baking them in the toaster oven!
Topics: Roomba, Silicone
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Jan 12, 2017 operat0r
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Summary: MASSCAN FOR THE 10 DOTS O M G Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2204 I chat about my issues with our vuln scanner and destroy the discovery scan times from 5-8 days to 1hr with Masscan. bug ? / workaround my current cmdline masscan -p21,22,23,25,53,80,88,110,111,113,135,139,143,220,264,389,443,445,449,524,585,636,993,995,1433,1521,1723,3306,3389,5900,8080 --rate=14114 --open --excludefile BLACKLIST --ping 172.16.0.0/12 -oX 172.xml
Topics: nmap, masscan, vulnerability, scanners
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Jan 11, 2017 operat0r
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Summary: How I am failing at troubleshooting disk I O issues Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2203 (tracer32.exe) and LogExpert regex (warn|\berr|fail|unabl|can|not|fault) rsync --info=progress2 ( need to compile from source ... ) http://techtitbits.com/2010/04/get-rid-of-freeze-ups-during-disk-io-activity-in-ubuntu/ https://blog.vacs.fr/vacs/blogs/post.html?post=2010/08/28/Solving-Linux-system-lockup-when-intensive-disk-I/O-are-performed...
Topics: troubleshooting, ubuntu
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Jan 10, 2017 Dave Morriss
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Summary: I am trying to learn to make various things and am watching YouTube to find information Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2202 Makers on YouTube Introduction I have always enjoyed making stuff. I was born and brought up in the 1940’s and 1950’s when the UK was recovering from WW2, and in my experience everyone I knew repaired and made stuff. Most of them grew their own food as well. I have never been particularly good at making stuff, but I have built some basic...
Topics: making, youtube, podcast
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Jan 9, 2017 HPR Volunteers
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Summary: HPR Community members remember the digital dragon Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2201 Eulogies for Lord Drachenblut, including: Klaatu Randy Noseworthy ClaudioM Brian Proffitt (writing for Fedora Project ) Ahuka Joe C. Hecht (ref: google+ ) Lostnbronx Knightwise Incidental music by Severed Fifth
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Jan 6, 2017 spaceman
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Summary: introduction to the series Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2200 Spaceman introduces a series on the future of free software as he sees it. The full series is available on my hidden service: http://qzc3ou3vccr3yjyg.onion/free-software-podcasts/the-future-of-free-software/ You can access the site using the Tor Browser available here
Topics: free software, cars, car repair, automotive, package management, nix, scheme, guile
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Jan 5, 2017 Jon Kulp
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Summary: Sound-seeing episode, listen as I Replace the throttle position sensor on my truck Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2199 When the "check engine" light came on in my truck again, it turned out to be the throttle position sensor just like when I very first bought the truck about a year-and-a-half ago. That time, I was able to fix it by spraying contact cleaner on it, but this time that didn't work. I ordered a new part. In this episode I talk while I replace the...
Topics: DIY, cars, car repair, automotive, package management, nix, scheme, guile
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Summary: I sit down with Chris Webber and we ramble about how great Guix is Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2198 I heard a "holy crap" somewhere in there, so I guess this show is explicit. That's about the level you can expect. :-) I recorded this together with @cwebber@identi.ca over a year ago, on 2015-12-01. I told him I was hoping to get it out in time for FOSDEM. I didn't clarify which FOSDEM. :-D So this thing has been lying around, and I've been polishing it and...
Topics: guix, linux, sysadmin, os, package management, nix, scheme, guile
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Jan 3, 2017 Ken Fallon
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Summary: Ken suggests that the term Free Software is a bug. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2197 As we all know the word Free has two meanings in the English language. Free of cost and Free from Freedom. So we get the expression "free as in Beer" and "Free as in Freedom" - or Free with a lower or upper F. Having disambiguity in a computer program is bad. So let's translate that problem to computer languages, and I'm going to deliberately pick the C language....
Topics: free software, free, freedom
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Jan 2, 2017 HPR Volunteers
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Summary: HPR Volunteers talk about shows released and comments posted in December 2016 Series: HPR Community News Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2196 New hosts There were no new hosts this month. Last Month's Shows Id Day Date Title Host 2174 Thu 2016-12-01 Dungeoneer Tabletop Game klaatu 2175 Fri 2016-12-02 Kdenlive Part 4 Colour Correction Geddes 2176 Mon 2016-12-05 HPR Community News for November 2016 HPR Volunteers 2177 Tue 2016-12-06 Knowledge Interconnection, the thai...
Topic: Community News
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Dec 30, 2016 Ken Fallon
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Summary: We read aloud various information pages on the HPR website Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2195 It has become clear that not everyone is aware of what the HPR community is, how it's run, and what the policies are. While these policies are valid at the time of recording, they may have been modified by the time you hear this. As everyone was sick, I had to get a text to speech engine to read it out. See https://text-to-speech-demo.mybluemix.net/ for more information.
Topics: HPR, taiwan, roc, prc, politics, trump, history
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Dec 29, 2016 clacke
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Summary: In which I respond to "I don't get this whole Taiwan/US/China thing" Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2194 Wow, my aim was really to be strict about the terminology and always talk about Beijing/PRC or Taipei/ROC, but I noticed that I was saying "China" and "Taiwan" a lot of the time. Lucky I'm not trying to be the President, eh? I'm sorry it's so long, but on the other hand I think I speak pretty slow, so it's probably pretty amenable to...
Topics: china, taiwan, roc, prc, politics, trump, history
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Dec 28, 2016 spaceman
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Summary: discussing the swearing drama Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2193 (replace-regex-in-string "fuck" "rainbows")
Topics: freespeech, music, mit
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Dec 27, 2016 m1rr0r5h4d35
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Summary: Taking a look at oscilloscope music. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2192 For an example of the effect, here is an example - Jerobeam Fenderson - Deconstruct Link to the original TechMoan video that got me interested in the subject Oscilloscope Music and Blender - a video by one of the originators of the technique Jerobeam Fenderson - original Oscilloscope music artist Oscilloscope Music Website Software Oscilloscope - basically an oscilloscope emulator Here are some...
Topics: Oscilloscopes, music, mit
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Summary: droops walks us through how to build Android Apps with App Inventor a block based language. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2191 Building quick Android Apps is simple with App Inventor. Droops walks through how to build a simple soundboard to play fun fart noises. This is a great project that he has done with his kids to bring computer science and computational thinking to the young ones.
Topics: android, app inventor, mit
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Dec 23, 2016 spaceman
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Summary: how using botnets for legetimate purposes can be useful Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2190 you can download the files, which includes the video tutorial on my hidden website: http://qzc3ou3vccr3yjyg.onion/software/gs-bot.tar.gz | you need the tor browser to do so otherwise the video can be found on mediagoblin (minetest quality tho): http://roaming-initiative.com/mediagoblin/u/spaceman1/m/how-to-make-a-gnu-social-bot/
Topics: GNU Social, bot, radio, amateur, satellites, projects
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Dec 22, 2016 Christopher M. Hobbs
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Summary: A brief overview of how to work your first satellite. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2189 Resources: Raw video (audio) of SO-50 reception. Fast forward to about 7:30: gPredict LILACSAT-2 AMSAT staatus AMSAT intro tips AMSAT-UK Worksat eHam AMSAT keps ##hamradio on irc.freenode.net AMSAT mailing lists: amsat-bb, ans
Topics: hamradio, ham, radio, amateur, satellites, projects
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Dec 21, 2016 brian
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Summary: Some thoughts on art appreciation Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2188 A nod to Brian in Ohio... Elements Of Design... A mention of Dr. Don Bendel... A note on artist statements... My cup example is very much stimulated by Pete Pinnell... Check out his short talk on cups. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WChFMMzLHVs (though I wish It were elsewhere besides youtube)
Topics: art, vintage hardware, Toshiba Libretto
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Dec 20, 2016 m1rr0r5h4d35
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Summary: In this episode I discuss some of the quirks of setting up Toshiba Libretto for retro gaming. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2187 In this episode, I discuss some of the quirks I encountered when setting up my recently acquired Toshiba Libretto 100ct for retro gaming. I cover the hardware specs, a few tips on getting it running while dealing with Win98 woes. Links Article detailing how to get the RAM up to 96MB Another article detailing how to overclock the processor
Topics: Retro gaming, vintage hardware, Toshiba Libretto
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Dec 19, 2016 Inscius
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Summary: 'Tis the season and Inscius is baking Yule bread, Swedish style. Series: Cooking Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2186 Yule Scalded whole rye flour. Dried bitter orange - 2 pieces, i.e. about half of the peel from one bitter orange. Porter Wort Syrup/Treacle Cloves Cardamom Raisins Salt Ginger Yeast Dinkel/Spelt Cinnamon powder Baking trays and bread pans . Dough after rising one hour: Loaves after rising: Finished bread (photo from another occasion): Recording device:...
Topic: Christmas
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Dec 16, 2016 Ken Fallon
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Summary: Practising soldering skills by hacking together a soldering extraction fan. Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2185 In the episodes hpr1037 :: Soldering Part 1 and hpr1047 :: Soldering Part 2: An audio demonstration of soldering , MrX inspired me to get into soldering. It's easy and if audio isn't your thing there is always the SOLDERING IS EASY complete comic book. For my first project, I soldered a 12v power supply I got for €0 at the recycle shop, to a 12V fan from my...
Topics: soldering, bash, commandline, cli, FLOSS
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Dec 15, 2016 b-yeezi
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Summary: In this episode, I describe how to use regular expressions with Awk. Series: Learning Awk Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2184 GNU AWK - Part 5 Regular Expressions in AWK The syntax for using regular expressions to match lines in AWK is as follows: word ~ /match/ Or for not matching, use the following: word !~ /match/ Remember the following file from the previous episodes: name color amount apple red 4 banana yellow 6 strawberry red 3 grape purple 10 apple green 8 plum...
Topics: awk, bash, commandline, cli, FLOSS
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Dec 14, 2016 Bill "NFMZ1" Miller
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Summary: Conversation in response to comments about my last Episode called "Google It" Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2183 Thanks to everyone for the emails and the opinion on the "Google It" episode. I received a lot of emails and comments on my first episode. No one stated they disagreed with me on the opinion I was expressing but changed the conversation to be about their own privacy issues they have with Google's practices. I wasn't dismissing those who...
Topic: Google
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Dec 13, 2016 spaceman
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Summary: Dedicated to all the people that says Linux instead of GNU/Linux Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2182 Stop saying Linux or open source or FOSS or FLOSS !!1!
Topics: GNU/Linux, Linux, open source, FOSS, FLOSS
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Dec 12, 2016 norrist
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Summary: Install OpenBSD from Linux using Grub Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2181 Install OpenBSD from Linux using Grub Why OpenBSD Tune in for another episode. Why install from linux Most VPS providers have images for linux, but not OpenBSD Easier than trying to upload custom image or iso. Grub2 Start with a distro that uses grub2. I use Centos7 grub2 can load OpenBSD kernels. The openbsd installer is a OpenBSD kernel. Procedure Make sure you have console access to the linux...
Topics: OpenBSD, grub2, install